I-5 Crash: Charter Bus and Semi Truck Crash in California, 9 Dead; Interstate 5 Shut Down

By Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber
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Zachary Stieber covers U.S. news and stories relating to the COVID-19 pandemic. He is based in Maryland.
April 10, 2014 Updated: July 18, 2015

A charter bus and a semi truck crashed on Thursday on Interstate 5 north of Highway 32, leaving nine people dead.

The bus caught on fire and became engulfed with flames, reported KRCR-TV.

The California Highway Patrol said that the students on the bus were from southern California and were visiting colleges.

All lanes on I-5 are shut down.

Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber covers U.S. news and stories relating to the COVID-19 pandemic. He is based in Maryland.